The Michigan State University Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) Psychologist will participate in an integrated mental health system that supports collaboration and consultation with other mental health professionals and health service clinicians. The psychologist will provide direct service and outreach to a diverse student population. The psychologist provides comprehensive psychotherapy services to clientele and will facilitate individual counseling and group services and provide advocacy and crisis intervention services. This position also provides consultation services to MSU faculty and staff regarding mental health. The psychologist is responsible for the completion of counseling service documentation.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing more than four years of graduate study beyond a Bachelor's degree, such as a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology or Counseling Psychology, one year predoctoral fulltime internship (by a licensed psychologist); six months to one year of related experience in psychotherapy in a clinic/agency environment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Full licensure as a Psychologist by the State of Michigan, or license eligible in the State of Michigan within eighteen months from date of hire.
Design and implementation of psycho-educational programming and outreach experience; experience in brief psychotherapy and crisis intervention; experience in training and supervision; one-year post-doctoral internship. Proficiency in a language other than English. Demonstrated competency or expertise in one or more specialty areas: working with diverse, multicultural student population, including international students and students of color; working with LGBT populations; working in an Integrated Mental Health setting; experience working with mood/bipolar disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, eating disorders, trauma including PTSD and complex trauma, psychological testing (e.g., ADHD assessment), and substance abuse disorders.
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